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Here’s how I backup my family photos and videos using the 3-2-1 method

If there is one thing I am obsessed with when it comes to technology, it’s my pictures. I keep them extremely organized and culled. I am equally as fanatical about getting them backed up. When it comes to music, movies, and TV shows – I can rebuy anything I lose due to hard drive failure. When it …

Google Photos

A.I. Gigapixel: enlarge images using artificial intelligence by Jose Antunes

Topaz Labs has a new tool and is not a plugin or even a new feature for its Topaz Studio. A.I. Gigapixel is a stand-alone image resizer that the …

Artificial Intelligence

Surrealist art and Augmented Reality are a match made in museum heaven

Long before face filters and dancing hot dogs could alter the way we see the world and ourselves, there was already a group of people experimenting …

Art

Our Best Super-Quick Chicken Recipes

Sometimes you just can’t wait to eat! When speed is what you need, reach for these crazy-quick chicken recipes. Main dishes, soups, salads, …

Watch how to make a pixellated avatar using an actual photo

Kensuke Koike demonstrates a cool visual trick involving an evenly-punched hard copy of an image turned into a regognizable avatar.<p>He's done many …

Avatar

The under-the-radar way to sneak more protein (and less sugar) into your diet this summer

Chia seeds in your smoothie? Check. Collagen in your coffee? Check. It can feel like you’ve tried everything to pack more protein into your day, but …

Nutrition

Students Create Virtual Reality Exhibit For Civil Rights Museum

Mount Vernon Presbyterian School students created the exhibit honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.<p>SANDY SPRINGS, GA — Mount Vernon …

How to Grow Your Own Avocado Tree, for the Avo-Obsessed Millennial

"Peel the avocado. Peel the avocado. Guacamole, guac-guacamole."<p>We are an avocado-obsessed generation.<p>From savory, avocado toast to fresh, summer …

Healthy Eating

8 Quick, Low-Calorie Fish Recipes to Make on Repeat

There are three nonnegotiables we look for when it comes to sourcing weekday dinners we'd actually want to make ourselves: 1. It needs to be quick …

Cooking

Our Favorite Healthy Lunches to Pack for Work

One of the reasons to pack your own lunch for work (besides it saving you some money, of course) is that it's the easiest way to ensure you're eating …

Cooking

Create your own animations easily with this tool

If you're a fan of Pixar films, you know how powerful animation can be. Just as animation can move us to tears and make us laugh, it can also be used …

Animation

Grilled Porterhouse Steak with Chimichurri Sauce

• Season the steak well with salt and pepper. Let sit at room temperature for at least 1 hour or refrigerate uncovered for up to 48 hours. Meanwhile, …

BBQ

Mango Sticky Rice with Coconut-Lime Sauce

Mango sticky rice is a sweet, creamy, and tangy dessert that's popular street fare in Thailand. Luckily, you won’t have to cross the Pacific to enjoy …

Recipes

Mark Wallinger: The Human Figure in Space review – giant leaps

Icarus, in the Greek myth, tries to escape the island of Crete wearing wings of wax and feather. He flies too high and the sun melts his contraption. The dream of flight fails, a moment depicted by Bruegel in his masterpiece <i>Landscape</i> <i>With</i> <i>the Fall of Icarus</i> as perhaps less heroic than absurd. …

Toy Story

This Guy Flipped an Element in an Old Lens and Got ‘Magic’ Bokeh

Iranian photographer Alireza Rostami has been studying and tinkering with lenses for years, and a few years ago he made a discovery: by reversing one …

Cameras

7 summer salad recipes for the week ahead | Features

Summer is here! And whether the sun’s out or not, we’re all about gorgeous salads for a fresh and tasty lunch or a quick supper.<p>The beauty of these …

Food

Well Read: 5 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down This August

Reading is undeniably a key wellness practice—and one that many of us have ignored for far too long. It’s proven to build empathy, reduce stress, and …

Books

The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of August 2018

A Novel<p>They say you’ve got only a couple days to find a missing person. Forty-eight hours to conduct searches, knock on doors, and talk to witnesses. …

Books

22 Healthy Versions of Your Kids' Favorite Junk Food Perfect For Their School Lunches

As a parent, you want your kids to eat healthy, well-balanced meals that will give them the nutrients they need as they grow. But we also all remember the temptations of junk food at school, whether it's vending machines, the school cafeteria, or a friend's less-than-healthy lunch. While you want …

Healthy Eating

Those digital cameras relegated to your junk drawer? They're cool again.

Everything from culottes to chokers to old sitcoms have made a comeback at some point or another in our cyclical culture, and now, a piece of …

Digital Cameras

This Mushroom Cauliflower Rice Skillet Is a 20-Minute Meal

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i> <i>column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our favorites.</i><p>I …

Food

How Technology Is Changing The Real Estate Market

It’s time.<p>While many industries have stayed current with technology trends and established industry standards, real estate is a notable exception. Perhaps it’s <i>the</i> notable exception when you consider that real estate is the largest commodity in the world, with an estimated $217 trillion valuation.<p>As …

Real Estate

You can get Skyrim VR running on a GT 1030, apparently

Virtual reality gaming is an expensive hobby. The best VR headset, the Oculus Rift, is $400, and to run the latest games you've got to shell out …

Virtual Reality

10 reasons why your photos aren’t sharp (and how to fix them)

Getting sharp photos is one of the fundamental goals in photography. If your images aren’t as sharp as you’d like, take a look at our ten-point guide …

Cameras

This Is Exactly How You Can Reset Your Metabolism, According to a Nutritionist

Changing any habit, no matter how small, is surprisingly difficult. You don't realize how set in your ways you are until you try to switch them up. …

Nutrition

This Chicken Thigh Recipe Changed the Way I Think About Cooking Chicken Thighs

By Julia Kramer<p>Seriously. One small recipe hack set me on a path toward a lifetime of golden, crackly-skinned chicken thighs.<p>A lot of crazy shit has happened in 2018, and somehow, in the midst of it all, the <i>Bon Appétit</i> Test Kitchen has once again managed to bless us with new chicken thigh …

Cooking

20 Photography Hacks That Will Get You Amazing Results

1. Create Your Own Lightbox<p>For this photography hack, you will need a sheet of paper and tape. As you can see from the pictures below, you should …

Photography

16 Tequila Cocktails To Celebrate National Tequila Day, Because Why Not

National Tequila Day is here! And it happens to fall on a Taco Tuesday — what more could you ask for?! Here at some yummy cocktails to</b> …

Recipes

The best inflatable mattress for guests staying the night

<b>Looking for an inflatable mattress for hosting guests in the spare room (and maybe those occasional summer glamping trips)?</b><p>We tried a number of products and reviewed them in terms of a range of criteria, including:<p>Speed and means of inflation/deflation<br>• Comfort<br>• Weight<br>• Storage size (and ease of packing …

Camping

Hole Punched Voids Transform Rejected Photographs From the Great Depression | Colossal

<p>In an untitled photograph from 1937, a black disc surreally floats upon the subject’s face, obscuring the features hidden beneath the circular void. …

Great Depression